Srinagar: Authorities on Thursday placed Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq under house arrest, sources said.
Mirwaiz was scheduled to address a religious gathering at Dastgeer Sahab (RA) shrine.
“Another gag ! Now on religious preaching. Again put under #HouseArrest to prevent me from addressing decades old traditional majlis-e-waz o tableeg at Dastgeer Sb Khanyar. Greatly pained ! Pray to Almighty Allah to deliver us from this yoke of sufferings and subjugation,” tweeted Mirwaiz.